apache 1.3 [Was: Re: PHP version 4.x is supported [Was: Why is apache supported, but not php4?]]
Fabio Massimo Di Nitto
fabbione at canonical.com
Sun Oct 24 15:49:12 UTC 2004
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Mark C wrote:
| Jeff Waugh wrote:
|> That's right. We decided to make a clean break, and support Apache 2.x
| Well if that's the case, would it be better to remove apache 1.x and
| force users to run apache 2.x, at least they can run supported software,
| rather than a mixture, being as a lot of people run LAMP these days as
Well now i can talk as Debian apache 1.x maintainer :D
apache 1.3.x will die (as debian package) as soon as sarge will release.
We didn't (and couldn't) kill it for warty due to an insane amount of
work that had to be done to do so.
apache 1.3 upstream gets only the minimal security and major bug fixes,
but nowadays it's only the former (generaly speaking).
it is definetely wise to start migrating to apache2 since now. The
configuration files are almost identical. imho only the suexec part is
Talking about modules, all the most important modules like perl, ssl,
php4 are now available for apache2. All the others will follow as soon
as a1.3 is out of the way.
Most distro already switched or are not supporting a1.3 anymore.
<user> fajita: step one
<fajita> Whatever the problem, step one is always to look in the error log.
<user> fajita: step two
<fajita> When in danger or in doubt, step two is to scream and shout.
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